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Past earthquakes in Central Java, Indonesia: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 16, 2022 22:42 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 21 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 120 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 64 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 1 quake below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Central Java was shaken by 3 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 21 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 120 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 64 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.9 | Indian Ocean, 67 km S of Blitar, East Java, Indonesia -

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (210 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, December 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 2:20 am (GMT +7) (Dec 28, 2021 19:20 GMT)
2.6

21 km
30 km southwest of Ponorogo, East Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 27, 2021 5:05 am (GMT +7) (Dec 26, 2021 22:05 GMT)
3.5

23 km
Indian Ocean, 95 km south of Kawalu, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 20, 2021 4:07 am (GMT +7) (Dec 19, 2021 21:07 GMT)
3.8

10 km
Indian Ocean, 121 km southwest of Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 16, 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 16, 2021 07:43 GMT)
3.4

10 km
Indian Ocean, 79 km south of Yogyakarta, Indonesia 1 reportMoreMap
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 15, 2021 11:45 am (GMT +7) (Dec 15, 2021 04:45 GMT)
2.8

10 km
22 km east of Bojonegoro, East Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 15, 2021 5:30 am (GMT +7) (Dec 14, 2021 22:30 GMT)
3.2

10 km
Indian Ocean, 114 km southwest of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, December 13, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 13, 2021 7:23 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 13, 2021 12:23 GMT)
2.7

10 km
Indian Ocean, 64 km south of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 11, 2021 5:15 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 11, 2021 10:15 GMT)
3.0

19 km
Indian Ocean, 80 km south of Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 GMT (3 quakes)
Dec 7, 2021 6:38 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 7, 2021 11:38 GMT)
2.6

15 km
10.5 km southwest of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Dec 7, 2021 6:32 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 7, 2021 11:32 GMT)
2.5

10 km
23 km southwest of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Dec 7, 2021 6:18 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 7, 2021 11:18 GMT)
2.9

10 km
23 km south of Banjaran, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, December 5, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 5, 2021 8:39 am (GMT +7) (Dec 5, 2021 01:39 GMT)
2.6

10 km
22 km southwest of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Saturday, December 4, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 4, 2021 2:00 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 4, 2021 07:00 GMT)
2.8

10 km
24 km south of Banjaran, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, December 2, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 2, 2021 7:49 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 2, 2021 12:49 GMT)
3.6

10 km
Indian Ocean, 123 km south of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 GMT (4 quakes)
Dec 2, 2021 12:55 am (GMT +7) (Dec 1, 2021 17:55 GMT)
2.1

11 km
20 km south of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Dec 1, 2021 2:01 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 1, 2021 07:01 GMT)
2.2

10 km
18 km southwest of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.7 x 1013 joules (15.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 13592 tons of TNT or 0.8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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